Lindsay, David a Scotch prelate, was minister at Dundee, made bishop of Brechin, and consecrated at St. Andrews, November 23, 1619. He was translated to the see of Edinburgh, September 17, 1634. He was deposed and excommunicated for reading the liturgy in the High Church of Edinburgh, July 23, 1637. He went to England, and died soon after. See Keith, Scottish Bishops, page 61.